"The Curse of the Hellfire Crown, Chapter 1: Full Circle" reprinted in Champions Classics #1
"The Curse of the Hellfire Crown, Chapter II: The Power of Demon" reprinted in Champions/Flare Adventures #2
At the San Francisco home of Doctor Clinton Avery, Foxbat attempts to steal the Doctor's prize possession, the Hellfire Crown. Flare, Icestar, and Rose are on hand to prevent the theft, but the Avery knows it is time to gather the others, and soon puts out the call to the Marksman and Giant. Avery reveals his secret to the collected team, that he is actually Doctor Arcane, and that he senses the greater menace of the Demon behind the attempt on the Crown.